Follow Up on the Plato Question
Thank you – yes that makes sense. I was reading the summary of Plato’s Republic too but it looks like a very in-depth read.
Good description of the analogy…it is interesting how the masses are treated. The authority figures often say how it is the masses who need to humble themselves and they are not worthy to be the ones looking at the glimmer of light inside the dark cave…but then again – who and how do they decide who is good enough to be a philosopher?
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